About the Kane County Teachers Credit Union

Applicant Criteria

Eligible applicants are public school educators and administrators in PK-12 classrooms in Kane County ROE school Districts.  Application from non-public educators that teach in an ISBE Recognized School will be accepted.

Available Awards

$100 – $1,000

Mini Grant Criteria

Grants may be provided to educators that require additional resources in the classroom to promote the well-being of students and to create an environment of equity and equality.  Requested items include educational materials or tools, student special needs, field trips, room decoration, technology, or software.

Grant cannot be used for meals or unapproved district items.

Application Process

Complete the application below and submit

Application Deadline and Review

Opens – August 1, 2021

Closes – October 15, 2021

Notification of Awards – November 15, 2021

Fund Utilization Deadline – March, 2022

KCTCU Grant App

KCTCU Educator Classroom Mini Grant
  • Please check all grades impacted if grant received.
  • Please provide number of students impacted if grant received.
  • Which subject(s) will be addressed?
  • Please list the items you wish to purchase and approximate cost of each item. You can click on the '+' button to add more items.
  • Please enter the total amount being requested
  • Briefly describe the need that this purchase addresses.
  • Describe how these items will be used/implemented with timelines.
  • How will you evaluate the success of the utilization of the items?
  • Are other funds being used for this project?
  • Name of District Administrator approving application submission.
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.